Esther Decker, 86, of Mount Vernon, passed away at 2:15 P.M., Tuesday, March 17, at Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado. There will be no visitation. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, March 20, at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn, with Tom Hunter officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. For those who wish, memorials may be given to Christian Fellowship Church in Memory of Esther R. Decker and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, 62864. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.